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17th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1479 Collections and/or Records:

Collection

Archive of Thomas Brett

Papers of Thomas Brett (1667-1744).
Extents: 2.75 Linear metres (25 boxes)
Dates: 1685-1744
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Archive of Thomas Percy

Archive of Thomas Percy (1729-1811).
Extents: 2.59 Linear metres (34 boxes)
Dates: 17th-19th century
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Archive of William Gilpin and family

Archive of William Gilpin and family
Extents: 7.13 Linear metres (133 boxes)
Dates: 1658-1927
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Archive of William Lloyd

Archive of William Lloyd (1627-1717), Bishop of Worcester.
Extents: 0.27 Linear metres (3 boxes)
Dates: 17th century
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Archive relating to St. Amand's Chantry

Archive relating to St. Amand's Chantry, East Hendred, Berkshire (now Oxfordshire).
Extents: 0.77 Linear metres (7 boxes)
Dates: 17th-19th century
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Archive relating to the East India Company and to the Bank of England

Archive relating to the East India Company and to the Bank of England, written in A.D. 1698-1702 or soon after.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. b. 1
Extents: 143 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1698-1702 or soon after
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'An Argument vpon the question of Impositions ...'

'An Argument vpon the question of Impositions ...'
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 116
Extents: 95 Leaves
Dates: Written in the first half of the 17th century
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'Arie della Serenata del Sigr Principe della Torella. Del Sigr Gaetano Veneziano', twelve in number: words and instrumental accompaniment

'Arie della Serenata del Sigr Principe della Torella. Del Sigr Gaetano Veneziano', twelve in number: words and instrumental accompaniment.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. Sch. G. 607
Extents: 194 pages
Dates: Written in the 17th cent.
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Armenian printed book: Bible

Armenian printed book: Bible, 1666
Shelfmark: Bib. Arm. d.1
Extents: 1 item
Dates: c. 1666
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'The armes genealogies and pedigrees of most of the familees of the surnam of Browne inhabiting in the sevearll shieres of England. By mee Edmund Weaver 1640', including painted arms

'The armes genealogies and pedigrees of most of the familees of the surnam of Browne inhabiting in the sevearll shieres of England. By mee Edmund Weaver 1640', including painted arms
Shelfmark: MS. Don. c. 100
Extents: 58 pages
Dates: 1640, early 20th century
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An armorial of Surrey families, based on the Visitation of 1623

An armorial of Surrey families, based on the Visitation of 1623, written in about 1640-1650.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Surrey e. 2
Extents: 143 Leaves
Dates: written in about 1640-1650
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The arms and names of the Lord Mayors and Sheriffs of London from 1190 to about 1633, continued to 1653

The arms and names of the Lord Mayors and Sheriffs of London from 1190 to about 1633, continued to 1653, written about A.D. 1633-1653.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. London c. 3
Extents: 68 pages
Dates: written about A.D. 1633-1653
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Arrangements by Richard Buchmayer of 17th- and 18th-cent. music, and papers belonging to him

Arrangements by Richard Buchmayer (1856-1934) of 17th- and 18th-cent. music, and papers belonging to him, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c. 401
Extents: 251 Leaves
Dates: Date not recorded at time of cataloguing
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'Arreragia in computis severalium episcoporum diversarum diocesium [Angliae et Walliae]...'

'Arreragia in computis severalium episcoporum diversarum diocesium [Angliae et Walliae]...'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. eccl. c. 1
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: Written in or soon after A.D. 1618
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Articles of agreement between Nicholas Lynge the elder and Nicholas Lynge the younger concerning the lease of a farm called 'Ballyes'

Articles of agreement between Nicholas Lynge the elder and Nicholas Lynge the younger concerning the lease of a farm called 'Ballyes'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3029
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: 29 Oct. 1593
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'Arviragus and Philicia'

'Arviragus and Philicia'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 11
Extents: 91 Leaves
Dates: Written perhaps about A.D. 1640
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Ashhurst Family Muniments

Ashhurst family deeds relating to properties in Buckinghamshire, Lancashire, London and Oxfordshire.
Extents: 62 shelfmarks
Dates: 1630-1790
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Ashmole Manuscripts

Among Ashmole's papers are: Papers of Dr Simon Forman (1552-1611) Medical and astrological papers of Dr Richard Napier (1559-1634), Theodoricus Gravius and John Dee (1527-1608) Collections - chiefly astrological - of John Booker (1603-1667) and William Lilly (1602-1681) Ashmole's collection is also strong in heraldry and local history, and to…
Extents: 714 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-17th century
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The Assise of Bread in the Oxford market

The Assise of Bread in the Oxford market
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon f. 18
Extents: 198 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1692-1700 by B. Cooper
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An astrological (partly astronomical) treatise on the influences of the moon, sun, planets, etc.

An astrological (partly astronomical) treatise on the influences of the moon, sun, planets, etc., with some coloured diagrams and tables, written in A.D. 1697.
Shelfmark: MS. Gr. misc. f. 2
Extents: 133 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1697